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Voices of a People: The Story of Yiddish Folksong

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The seminal work of Ruth Rubin, a pioneering collector, singer, folklorist, writer, and crusader for the vanishing legacy of the Yiddish world, Voices of a People remains the only general introduction to Yiddish folksong. A priceless collection of song texts in Yiddish and English, as well as a selection of tunes Rubin transcribed, this volume brings the Jews' ancient, itinerant culture alive through children's songs, dancing songs, and songs about love and courtship, poverty and work, crime and corruption, immigration, ...

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Voices of a People: The Story of Yiddish Folksong 2000, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252069185

Trade paperback

Voices of a People: The Story of Yiddish Folksong 1979, Jewish Publication Society of America, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9780827601215

Trade paperback

Voices of a People: The Story of Yiddish Folksong 1973, McGraw-Hill Companies

ISBN-13: 9780070541948

2nd edition

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